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Janua pagenstecheri © Anne Frijsinger & Mat Vestjens, Holland,Bild aus der Adria.
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lexID: 6543 AphiaID: 210060 Scientific: Janua pagenstecheri German: Posthörnchenwurm English: Spiral Tube Worm Category: Feather Duster Worms Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Sabellida (Order) > Serpulidae (Family) > Janua (Genus) > pagenstecheri (Species) Initial determination: (Montagu, ), 1803 Occurrence: Adria (the Adriatic Sea), East-Atlantic Ocean, New Zealand, North Atlantic Ocean, Red Sea, the Mediterranean Sea Size: 0.08" - 0.12" (0.2cm - 0.3cm) Temperature: 50 °F - 77 °F (10°C - 25°C) Food: Plankton Tank: 2.2 gal (~ 10L) Difficulty: Very easy Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2013-12-26 16:53:46
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Janua pagenstecheri (Quatrefages, 1866)
Janua pagenstecheri lives attached to substrates such as seaweeds, and on hard substrates such as rocks, stones, shells, the carapaces of crabs etc.There are two colour morphs of this worm,bright yellow tube in shallow water and much paler, which occurs in deeper water.
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